Sexy Shilpa Shetty (born 8 June 1975) as she is celebrating 35th Birthday this year, we bring to you an exclusive article dedicated to her. Shilpa since making her debut in the film Baazigar (1993), she has appeared in nearly 40 Hindi, Tamil, Telugu and Kannada language films, her first leading role being in the 1994 Aag.
Although she has been through years of decline during her career, Shetty has been willing to reinvent herself quite often. Her performances in Dhadkan and Rishtey were appreciated, while her portrayal of an AIDS patient in Phir Milenge won her many accolades. Her younger sister Shamita Shetty is also a Bollywood film actress.
Shilpa has been embroiled in various controversies including suspected Mafia links. In 2006 she was issued with a warrant on charges of obscenity. After taking part in the British Celebrity Big Brother TV show in 2007, shilap was crowned the winner with 63% of the final vote, after an international racism controversy involving her and fellow contestants Jade Goody, Jo O’Meara and Danielle Lloyd.
Shilpa Shetty was born in a traditional close-knit family in Mangalore that hails from the Bunt community.She is the eldest daughter of Surendra and Sunanda Shetty, manufacturers of tamper-proof caps for the pharmaceutical industry and her native language is Tulu lthough she speaks several other languages at differing levels, including English, Kannada, Marathi, Hindi, Tamil, Gujarati, Telugu, Urdu and basic French.